HMOs, issues and alternatives for Medicare and Medicaid
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Published by Dept. of Health and Human Services, Health Care Financing Administration, Office of Research, Demonstrations, and Statistics in [Baltimore, Md.?] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Insurance, Health -- United States,
  • Insurance, Disability -- United States

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Edition Notes

Statementby Sidney Trieger, Trudi W. Galblum, Gerald Riley
SeriesHealth care financing issues, HHS publication -- HCFA pub. no. 03107, DHHS publication -- no. (HCFA) 03107
ContributionsGalblum, Trudi W, Riley, Gerald, United States. Social Security Administration. Office of Research and Statistics
The Physical Object
Pagination35 p. :
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13606383M

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